National Women's Soccer League

NWSL Rosters: Where the Teams Stand in Roster Building Process

After the Allocation process, College Draft, Free Agent Signing period and Supplemental Draft, here are how the rosters are shaping up.  In other words, if league play began tomorrow, these are the players we would (or would not) be seeing suit up for their respective teams:

Boston Breakers:

Goalkeepers:  Cecilia Santiago

Defenders:  Heather Mitts, Rhian Wilkinson, Casey Short, Cat Whitehill, Kia McNeil, Lauren Alkek

Midfielders:  Heather O’Reilly, Mariah Nogueira, Jo Dragutta, Maddy Evans, Joanna Lohman, Bianca D’Agostino

Forwards:  Sydney Leroux, Adriana Leon, Anisa Guajardo, Lianne Sanderson, Kyah Simon, Katie Schoepfer, Jasmyne Spencer, Jessica Luscinski

Chicago Red Stars:

Goalkeepers:  Erin McCleod, Taylor Vancil

Defenders:  Amy LePeilbet*, Carmelina Moscata, Rachel Quon, Taryn Hemmings, Lauren Folkes, Michelle Wenino, Jackie Santacaterina

Midfielders:  Shannon Boxx, Keelin Winters, Dinora Garza, Leslie Osborne, Lori Chalupny, Lindsay Tarpley, Alyssa Mautz

Forwards:  Maribel Dominguez, Zakiya Bywaters, Jennifer Hoy, Ella Masar, Jessica McDonald

*Will miss 2013 season

FC Kansas City:

Goalkeepers:  Nicole Barnhart, Bianca Henninger

Defenders:  Becky Sauerbrunn, Lauren Sesselman, Desiree Scott, Marylin Diaz, Nia Williams, Leigh Ann Robinson, Casey Berrier

Midfielders:  Lauren Cheney, Kristie Mewis, Erica Rymrak, Jen Buczkowski, Christina DiMartino&, Whitney Berry, Sinead Farrelly ^

Forwards:  Renae Cueller, Melissa Henderson, Courtney Jones, Merritt Mathias, Casey Nogueira

& Has said she will not play in 2013 season
^ Has been reported as a free agent but is unconfirmed by the club

Portland Thorns FC:

Goalkeepers:  Karina LeBlanc, Roxanne Barker

Defenders:  Rachel Buehler, Luz Saucedo, Marlene Sandoval, Kathryn Williams, Nikki Marshall, Tina Ellertson&, Marian Dalmy

Midfielders:  Tobin Heath**, Amber Brooks%, Allie Long, Becky Edwards, Nikki Washington, Angie Kerr

Forwards:  Alex Morgan, Christine Sinclair, Nicolette Radovic, Michele Weissenhofer, Jessica Shufelt

& Has said she will not be playing this season
**Will miss part of NWSL season
% Is playing in Europe and may join team

Seattle Reign FC:

Goalkeepers:  Hope Solo, Haley Kopmeyer, Michelle Betos

Defenders:  Emily Zurrer, Jenny Ruiz, Nikki Kryzsik #, Lauren Barnes, Kaley Fountain&, Kate Deines,

Midfielders:  Kaylyn Kyle, Teresa Noyola**, Christine Nairn, Mallory Schafer, Kristen Meier

Forwards:  Amy Rodriguez*,  Laura Heyboer, Liz Bogus, Jess Fishlock, Lindsay Taylor, Tiffany Cameron

# is undecided on playing in 2013
& Has said that she will not be playing this season
**Will miss part of NWSL season
*Will miss 2013 season

Sky Blue FC:

Goalkeepers:  Jillian Loyden, Ashley Baker, Brittany Cameroon

Defenders:  Christie Rampone, Melanie Booth, Lindsi Lisonbee-Cutshall, Kendall Johnson, Manya Makoski, Coco Goodson, Kandace Wilson, Alison Faulk

Midfielders:  Sophie Schmidt, Lydia Rangel, Rebecca Kaplan, Brittany Bock, Katy Frierson,

Forwards:  Kelley O’Hara, Monica Ocampo,  Lisa De Vanna, Danesha Adams, Meghan Lenczyk

Note:  O’Hara is listed as a forward here as a projected place where she would be playing for Sky Blue this season.

Washington Spirit:

Goalkeepers:  Ashlyn Harris, Chantal Jones

Defenders:  Ali Krieger, Robin Gayle, Alina Garciamendez**,  Holly King, Candace Chapman ^, Heather Cooke

Midfielders:  Lori Lindsey, Diana Matheson, Teresa Worbis, Tori Huster, Jordan Angeli,

Forwards:  Tiffany McCarty, Caroline Miller, Ingrid Wells, Stephanie Ochs, Tasha Kai, Megan Mischler

^Has been reported as a free agent but has been unconfirmed by the club

NOTE:  Washington has yet to announce two of their free agent signings

Western New York Flash:

Goalkeepers:  Pamela Tajonar, Adrianna Franch, Val Henderson

Defenders:  Bryana McCarthy, Brittany Taylor, Jaclyn Logue, Estelle Johnson, Angela Salem

Midfielders:  Carli Lloyd, Jodi-Ann Robinson, Amy Barczcuk, McCall Zerboni, Sarah Huffman, Kim Yokers

Forwards:  Abby Wambach, Veronica Perez, Victoria DiMartino, Adrianna, Samantha Kerr, Ashley Grove


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